Speaking Intro for Dr. Gleb Tsipursky


Directions: If you are introducing Dr. Gleb, please practice delivering this speaking intro three times (or more if needed) to make sure it rolls off the tongue smoothly. Your role is critical to ensure a powerful and compelling start to the talk. A great start is half the battle, so help the speech be a win with your outstanding delivery!


**Note: Dr. Gleb Tsipursky doesn't stand on formality, so when introducing him, please call him Dr. Gleb (pronounced like the name Glen, but with a "b" at the end instead of an "n."). If you do want to be more formal, his last name is pronounced see-PUR-skee, which you can hear in the name pronunciation feature on his LinkedIn profile.


Speaking intro text (please adapt as needed to your context):


Dr. Gleb Tsipursky is a cutting-edge thought leader in helping analytical leaders adapt to the future of work. He serves as the CEO of the boutique future-of-work consultancy Disaster Avoidance Experts.



The best-selling author of seven books, Dr. Gleb is especially well-known for his 2019 global bestseller, Never Go With Your Gut: How Pioneering Leaders Make the Best Decisions and Avoid Business Disasters, and his 2017 bestseller, The Truth Seeker’s Handbook: A Science-Based Guide. His newest book is Leading Hybrid and Remote Teams: A Manual on Benchmarking to Best Practices for Competitive Advantage. He published over 650 articles and gave over 550 interviews for prominent venues such as Harvard Business Review, USA Today, and Fortune. His thought leadership was translated into Chinese, Korean, German, Russian, Polish, Spanish, French, and other languages.


Dr. Gleb's expertise comes from over 20 years of consulting, coaching, and training. His clients include Fortune 500 companies ranging from Aflac to Xerox.


His expertise also comes from his research background as a behavioral scientist with 15 years in academia. That includes 7 as a professor at Ohio State University’s Decision Science Collaborative, where he wrote dozens of peer-reviewed articles.


In his free time, he makes sure to spend abundant quality time with his wife to avoid his personal life turning into a disaster [[emphasize the last word and wait for three seconds for any laughs - that includes at virtual presentations]].


To help you take advantage of his groundbreaking expertise, I’ve asked him to share with us about “______________________________________________” [[fill in title of presentation]].